LAMAR-Graveside services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Barton City Cemetery for Margaret L. Walker, 85, Lamar, who died Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013, at Truman Healthcare.
Arrangements are under the direction of Konantz Warden Funeral Home.
Visitation will be held from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday, at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Schelli Abts Scholarship Fund, in care of Lamar Bank & Trust, or to Barton City Cemetery.
Online condolences may be sent to www.konantzwarden.com.
Survivors include her husband, Hollis; four daughters, Dorothy Rose Walker, Liberal, Shirley Kay Webb and husband Tom, Carthage, Corkie Lee Abts and husband Allen, Liberal and Janet N. Yount and husband Rick, Liberal; a son, H. Duane Walker, Neosho; 10 grandchildren, Joel Miller, Shawn Abts, Eric Yount, Genevieve Welch, Shannon Abts, Nico Lindsteadt, Emily Allyn, Jared Walker, Levi Walker and Cody Walker; 20 great-grandchildren; a brother, Edwin Bohlman; two sisters, Doris Adolph and Shirley Farnum, and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Schelli Dawn Abts; a brother, Ted Bohlman and a sister, Florence Roberts.
Mrs. Walker was born October 6, 1927, in Melstone, Montana, to Adolph and Rosa (Fiene) Bohlman. She was reared on ranches in Montana and was a graduate of Melstone High School. Following her husband’s discharge from the Army she resided in Wyoming and Montana, before returning to her husband’s hometown of Liberal in 1951. She was a homemaker.
She married Hollis “Corky” Walker on Dec. 29, 1945, in Billings, Montana.